Kohima, April 30: The Directorate of Economics and Statistics Nagaland today bid farewell to two of its officers including Director, Rewelhi Kronu and Additional Director, Paokhokam Singson.
Speaking on the occasion, Advisor for Economics and Statistics, Evaluation, Fisheries & Aquatic Resources, L Khumo lauded the endeavours and services rendered by the two officers.
“Don’t loss the love and affection for the department staff even after retirement,” he said while maintaining that it is because of the laid down service rules that they are completing a good innings.
Khumo also conveyed best wishes from the state government and wished them a happy retired life.
Special Secretary of the Department, Kevileno Angami congratulated both of them for giving the best and also serving the government and retiring in good health.
Many aspire to reach the position but without God’s purpose nothing is possible, she said.
Amiable in nature and always ready to listen to problems and give advices, she said while describing the retiring officers.
On behalf of government, she thanked them for the services rendered, while also requesting them to be always approachable in times of requirement.
On behalf of the department, Additional Director Neidilhou Angami termed the retiring officers as mentors. Their contribution rendered to the department is huge, he said while asserting to follow their footsteps.
He also read out the service profile of the two officers and also presented the reminiscences of their contributions towards the department.
Retiring on superannuation, outgoing Director Rewelhi Kronu said he is very proud to have worked with the department. He joined in 1986 as ESO and also went on deputation to other departments but came back and finally retired on superannuation.
The success in working with the department was because of the maximum support from the officers and staff of the department, he said while thanking them.
Retiring Additional Director Paokhokam Singson said he will always cherish to have worked with the department.
Speeches were also delivered by Nagaland Economics & Statistics Service Association president and Joint Director, Neisatuo Puro, Registrar Neibou Linyü for ministerial staff, District Economics & Statistics Officers and line Departments. Retired Director Y Sacheo Ovung also conveyed best wishes to the retiring officers and also encouraged the new Head of Officers to lead the department with all sincerity.
Family members of the retiring officers also spoke on the occasion and acknowledged the department for the support
Joint Director Charles N Kikon chaired the farewell programme while special number was presented by Weü Mero while Deputy Director & DESO Mon Neizekho Angami offered benediction.
(Page News Service)